PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Water & Green Growth: Accelerating the Green Transition for all

Tuesday - 14:00 - 16:00

THEME

Development

ROOM

Room 4

DESCRIPTION

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K-Water, South Korea

The side event titled ‘Water & Green Growth: Accelerating the Transition to an Inclusive Green Model for All’ is designed to show how “green” solutions can speed up the efficient use & management of water for sustainable growth, environmental sustainability and social inclusion with actual implementation cases, while exploring how technological and institutional innovations can promote the transition based on the WGG research result.

Introduction (Moderator: Danielle Gaillard-Picher, Policy and Program Director, World Water Council)
Welcome Address
Bong Jae Kim (Senior Executive Vice President of K-water)
Case 1: Policy (Geographic focus: Korea) 
Balancing Mitigation and Adaptation on urban flooding according to urban climate change impacts (Mr. Sanghoon Lee, Deputy Director, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure & Transport)
Case 2: Policy & Governance (Geographic focus: Brazil) 
Integrated Water Resources Management: How National Policy and Practices Support Green Growth (Prof. Henrique M.L. Chaves, University of Brasilia ) 
Case 3: Leadership (Geographic focus: Denmark) 
Business Driven Sustainability in Water Utilities
(Mr. Anders Bækgaard, President, IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition Copenhagen 2020)
Case 4: Financing (Geographic focus: Ecuador) 
Water Fund Mechanisms for Watershed Protection  
(Ms. Bonnie Harken, Nautilus International Development Consulting)
Case 5: Project (Geographic focus: Korea) 
WGG Policy Implementation : Reducing Water Leakage Rate of Jeju Province
(Mr. Kyung Ho Mun, K-water Institute)
Prof. Soontak Lee (8th World Water Forum ISC Member, WWC Governor) 
Dr. Mampiti Matete (IUCN) 
Prof. Mara Tignino (Geneva Water Hub) 
Ms. Ágatha Lopes Tommasi Oliveira (World Youth Parliament for Water) 

Ju Hee Jeung, Senior Manager. neolargo@kwater.or.kr